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Miami-Dade Teachers’ Bonus Checks Mailed Out

Miami-Dade teachers will be getting some extra cash in their paychecks thanks to the $20 million distribution in performance bonuses.

02/07/2014

January 17, 2014: An event called “Walk a Mile in Our Shoes” kicked off the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend with teachers and community members  wanting to show support for less of a focus on testing and more focus on teaching.  (Source: CBS4)

March Down Biscayne Blvd. Promotes Teaching In South Florida

Teachers, students, parents, community organizations and elected officials marched down Biscayne Boulevard Friday to show support for better public schools.

CBS Miami–01/17/2014

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Local Schoolchildren Get 120,000 Free Books

In an effort to promote reading, Miami organizations donated more than 120,000 books to local school children at Miami-Dade College Monday.

CBS Miami–12/09/2013

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Miami-Dade Teachers Vote “Yes” To Raise Their Pay

More than 13,000 teachers, paraprofessionals, clericals and security monitors voted “yes” to ratify their contracts and get a pay raise Wednesday night.

CBS Miami–10/30/2013

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Tentative Deal Gives Dade’s Teachers Raises

United Teachers of Dade (UTD) and the MiamiDadeSchool District reached a tentative agreement Monday giving a raise to Miami Dade teachers and other educational support professionals.

CBS Miami–10/14/2013

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Concert Gets Students Pumped To Go Back-To-School

South Florida native Flo Rida will put on a concert Saturday night to get children excited for the start of school, Monday.

08/17/2013

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Dade Teachers Attend Pep Rally At Sun Life Stadium

More than four hundred Miami-Dade teachers, school security monitors and clerical staff attended a back to school pep rally of sorts Monday at Sun Life Stadium.

CBS4–08/12/2013

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Dade Teachers Approve New Contract Which Includes Raises

For the first time in three years, public school teachers in Miami-Dade will be getting a raise. On Monday they held a vote to ratify a new contract. The agreement passed with 11,074 voting “Yes” and 6,194 voting “No”, passing by 64.1%.

CBS4–11/20/2012

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Miami-Dade Teachers Approve Performance Pay In 2nd Vote

Miami-Dade teachers who received “Race to the Top” merit pay bonuses will be allowed to keep the money following a contract re-ratification vote on Tuesday.

CBS4–05/23/2012

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Miami-Dade Teachers Union To Revote On Performance Pay

There’s a big vote planned Tuesday for the Miami-Dade Teachers Union. Teachers are going to re-vote on contract ratifications. There are three measures teachers will be voting on; “Race to the Top” bonus plans, health insurance, and teacher evaluations.

CBS4–05/22/2012

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